|Rangers’ Uche Nwofor|
For leading Sunshine Stars to the second away win of the three week old Nigeria Premier League, Gbenga Ogunbote has found himself in the Matchday 3 team of the Nigeria Premier League.
Sunshine Stars find themselves in 4th place on the log after a hard fought 1-0 win away at Plateau United but it was Warri Wolves Emmanuel Omodiagbe and Kano Pillars Wasiu Showewimo who made their 2nd consecutive appearance in the weekly all star team.
Omodiagbe had earlier been named in the Team of the Week for Week 1 while Kano Pillars’ centre-back, Showemimo, is in the team for the second consecutive week.
Others in this week’s team include goalkeeper Fidelis Eze (Juth FC), Mackson Ojobo (Enyimba), Festus Iyoma (3SC), Henry Ubom (Bukola Babes), Isiaka Olawale (Kwara Utd), Uche Nwofor (Rangers), Ehiosun Ekigho (Warri Wolves), Fred Okwara (Rangers), Akombo Ukeyima (Sunshine Stars) and coach Gbenga Ogunbote of Sunshine Stars.
NPL Week 3 Team of the Week
GK: Fidelis Eze (Juth FC)
RB: Mackson Ojobo (Enyimba)
LB: Festus Iyoma (3SC)
CB: Henry Ubom (Bukola Babes)
CB: Wasiu Sowemimo (Kano Pillars)
DM: Emmanuel Omodiagbe (Warri Wolves)
LM: Isiaka Olawale (Kwara Utd)
RM: Uche Nwofor (Rangers)
CF: Ehiosun Ekigho (Warri Wolves)
LF: Fred Okwara (Rangers)
RF: Akombo Ukeyima (Sunshine Stars)
Coach: Gbenga Ogunbote (Sunshine Stars)